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- n. The condition of the arterial pulse in which there is a triple beat, so that the pulse curve obtained in a sphygmographic tracing shows two secondary crests in addition to the primary one.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. That condition of the arterial pulse in which there is a triple beat. The pulse curve obtained in the sphygmographic tracing characteristic of tricrotism shows two secondary crests in addition to the primary.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state of being tricrotic: used of the pulse. See cut under sphygmogram.
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